Pauly, Louis W.

Current position(s), Institution
Professor of Political Science; Canada Research Chair in Globalization and Governance; Director, Centre for International Studies, University of Toronto
Fields of expertise
International political economy; Economic and Monetary Union in Europe; international finance
Projects relevant to the cluster
“The Old and the New Politics of International Financial Stability,” Journal of Common Market Studies, under review. “The Institutional Legacy of Bretton Woods: IMF Surveillance, 1973-2007,” in Orderly Change: International Monetary Relations Since Bretton Woods, edited by David Andrews, Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2008, pp. 189-210. “Financial Crisis Management in Europe and Beyond,” Contributions to Political Economy (Journal of the Cambridge Political Economy Society), vol. 27, no. 1, July 2008, pp. 73-89.
Publications related to European/EU Studies
Books: Global Ordering: Institutions and Autonomy in a Changing World. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2008. xi, 331p. (Co-author; editor, with William D. Coleman.) Paperback edition, 2009. Chinese edition, Sheuhui Kexue Wenxian Chubanshe (Social Sciences Academic Press, forthcoming. Global Liberalism and Political Order: Toward a New Grand Compromise? Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2007. x, 231p. (Co-author; editor, with Steven Bernstein.) Paperback edition, 2008. Published in the SUNY Series in Global Politics. Complex Sovereignty: Reconstituting Political Authority in the Twenty-First Century. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2005. xi, 348p. Paperback edition, 2007. (Co-author; editor, with Edgar Grande.) Governing the World’s Money. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2002. xiii, 222p. (Co-author; editor, with David Andrews and C. Randall Henning.) Published in the series, Cornell Studies in Political Economy. Democracy beyond the State? The European Dilemma and the Emerging Global Order. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers/Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2000. vii, 191p. Paperback edition, 2000; textbook edition, 2000. (Co-author; editor, with Michael Th. Greven. Published in the R & L series, "Governance in Europe."
Open to media contact
University of Toronto, Centre for International Studies, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 3K7
Office Phone Number
(416) 946-8930
Education and professional achievements
Ph.D. Cornell University, Department of Government, 1987. M.A. Cornell University, Department of Government, 1984. M.Sc. The London School of Economics and Political Science, Department of International Relations, 1977 (awarded with a mark of distinction; with course work at the School of Oriental and African Studies). M.A. Fordham University, Department of Economics, 1975. B.A. Fordham University, Department of Philosophy and Department of Economics, 1974 (awarded with honors).
Courses taught
International Political Economy, undergraduate and graduate levels
Fluent spoken languages
Fluent written languages
Before entering the academy, Louis W. Pauly held management positions in the Royal Bank of Canada and served on the staff of the International Monetary Fund. He is currently a Full Professor of Political Science, Canada Research Chair in Globalization and Governance, and Director at the Centre for International Studies at the University of Toronto. With Emanuel Adler, Dr. Pauly edits International Organization, a top-ranked scholarly journal in the field of international relations. Among his current research projects, one focuses on the restructuring and adaptation of international financial institutions, another on the politics of technological innovation in Asia, and another on crisis management in integrating financial markets.
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